‘Eviction ban’ to be extended - but more still needs to be done

On Friday 21st August, the government announced that they will be extending the pause on evictions - but more still needs to be done. Read more

Vacancy: Assistant Director of People, Performance and Culture

We're looking for an Assistant Director of People, Performance and Culture to join our London or Manchester team Read more

akt welcomes faz to the board of trustees

Next month, we are really thrilled to welcome Faz to join the Board of Trustees. Faz accessed akt’s services back in 2016, and since then has taken on the role of Young Ambassador and most recently, President of akt. Read more

august update from tim

Covid-19 has been challenging for akt - here's Tim with this month's akt now update Read more

akt launch their rainbow face coverings!

100% of the sales of these masks will support LGBTQ+ young people facing homelessness. Read more

Vacancy: Digital Caseworker

We're looking for a Digital Caseworker to join our team! Read more

'No DSS' letting bans ruled unlawful

This long-overdue news is a great step forward in removing discriminatory processes in housing. Read more

Meet team akt!

We caught up with some of team akt to share tips on coping with staying home and social distancing Read more

Trans and non-binary rights are human rights

It’s being reported that Liz Truss is soon to propose measures to protect ‘safe spaces’ for cisgender women, and plans to cancel reform to the Gender Recognition Act to enable trans people to self-identify their gender. Read more

Fighting anti-blackness and racism at akt

Steps we're taking at akt to fight anti-blackness and racism Read more

how we are helping young people in lockdown

As we remain in lockdown, akt has continued to see a high volume of young people come to us needing support, either because they are homeless or because their living situation at home is becoming increasingly volatile. Read more

an update from our ceo - may 2020

Tim Sigsworth MBE, our Chief Executive with his regular monthly update from akt. Read more

Online Sharing Day with akt in Bristol

akt are opening a new branch in Bristol, and we need your help! Read more

How we are helping young people during this time

We're in an incredibly strange and uncertain time at the moment, which is difficult for all of us, but for queer young people facing homelessness or living in a hostile or abusive environment it can be extremely damaging. Read more

An update from our CEO - April 2020

As I’m sure you can imagine we are very busy ensuring young people remain safe and supported during this challenging time. Read more

Coronavirus: What You Need To Do

How you can protect yourself and others from coronavirus (covid-19) Read more

A message from our CEO and Chair

A message from our Chief Executive Tim Sigsworth and Chair Terry Stacy Read more

a message from our president

This year akt appointed a new President! Faz Bukhari is a young person who has experienced first hand the services and support akt offers young LGBTQ+ people every single day. Read more

looking back on akt's 2019

Tim Sigsworth MBE, looks back over an eventful 12 months for akt. Read more

Support over Christmas

If you need support over the festive period, you are not alone. Read more

General Election 2019: akt Manifesto

Read akt's manifesto Read more

Black History Month: What's On

Find out how you can get involved in Black History Month across our three cities Read more